Life Skills for Kids

Does your child know how to use a check book? Boil an egg? Do the laundry? Read a map? Homeschooler Christine Field helps parents systematically teach kids – from preschool to the teen years – what they need to know to thrive as adults. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Home Is Where the School Is

Mothers who homeschool their children constantly face judgmental questions about their choices, and yet the homeschooling movement continues to grow with an estimated 1.5 million American children now schooled at home. These children are largely taught by stay-at-home mothers who find that they must tightly manage their daily schedules to avoid burnout and maximize their […]

Love in a Time of Homeschooling

In a world where homeschooling’ is so often misunderstood, discounted, and even ridiculed, Laura Brodie offers a clear-eyed view and makes a valuable contribution to the literature on the subject. This is necessary reading for anyone with an interest not just in homeschooling but in education generally. David Guterson As a parent involved in homeschooling, […]

Real-Life Homeschooling

The book that shows homeschooling in action! What does it really mean when parents say they homeschool their child or children? For Rhonda Barfield — a homeschooler for the past 10 years — the definition is as diverse as the 21 families she studies in this eye-opening book. Real-Life Homeschooling From the city to the […]

Real-Life Homeschooling

The book that shows homeschooling in action! What does it really mean when parents say they homeschool their child or children? For Rhonda Barfield — a homeschooler for the past 10 years — the definition is as diverse as the 21 families she studies in this eye-opening book. Real-Life Homeschooling From the city to the […]